The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 504 427 443
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +16
Contract jobs citing WinForms 104 197 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.72% 1.32% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 144 137
Median daily rate £353 £330 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £590 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.13 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% +1.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +8.02%
WinForms
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14501 14924 14185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.26% 29.36% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10067 10456 9825
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 241 162
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing WinForms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in England

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -25 56 £438 -13.36% 33
North West +19 20 £300 -5.51% 18
South East 0 9 £306 -1.20% 31
East of England +6 5 - - 6
South West +8 4 £275 -12.69% 10
Yorkshire +7 4 £340 +1.49% 14
West Midlands -48 4 £290 -9.37% 13
East Midlands -22 1 £313 -5.30% 6
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WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WinForms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 204 (89.87%) C#
2 180 (79.30%) .NET
3 114 (50.22%) SQL Server
4 106 (46.70%) SQL
5 87 (38.33%) ASP.NET
6 82 (36.12%) Windows
7 75 (33.04%) .NET Framework
8 74 (32.60%) Agile Software Development
9 73 (32.16%) WPF
10 70 (30.84%) JavaScript
11 62 (27.31%) Finance
12 59 (25.99%) HTML
13 57 (25.11%) MVC
14 53 (23.35%) VB.NET
15 52 (22.91%) Microsoft
16 51 (22.47%) CSS
17 49 (21.59%) T-SQL
18 41 (18.06%) XML
19 40 (17.62%) WCF
19 40 (17.62%) Banking
20 38 (16.74%) VB
21 37 (16.30%) Entity Framework
22 36 (15.86%) TDD
23 35 (15.42%) Oracle
24 34 (14.98%) Team Foundation Server
25 33 (14.54%) SQL Server 2008
26 32 (14.10%) C++
26 32 (14.10%) OO
27 31 (13.66%) Visual Studio
27 31 (13.66%) Front Office

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.20%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.76%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (1.76%) IIS
3 3 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.88%) Confluence
4 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.44%) CMS
5 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (8.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.64%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.52%) Office 365
3 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.96%) Internet
2 3 (1.32%) DNS
3 2 (0.88%) HTTP
4 1 (0.44%) FTP
4 1 (0.44%) SMTP
4 1 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (50.22%) SQL Server
2 33 (14.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (9.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (8.81%) Oracle Database
5 11 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (3.96%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (3.52%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (3.52%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.20%) HBase
9 5 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.76%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.76%) MySQL
10 4 (1.76%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 34 (14.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (13.66%) Visual Studio
3 16 (7.05%) TeamCity
4 14 (6.17%) Git (software)
5 13 (5.73%) NUnit
6 12 (5.29%) Moq
6 12 (5.29%) Subversion
7 7 (3.08%) MSBuild
8 6 (2.64%) JIRA
9 5 (2.20%) ClearCase
9 5 (2.20%) Rational Robot
9 5 (2.20%) ReSharper
9 5 (2.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (1.76%) Bower
10 4 (1.76%) Grunt
10 4 (1.76%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.76%) NuGet
10 4 (1.76%) Rhino Mocks
10 4 (1.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (1.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 62 (27.31%) Finance
2 40 (17.62%) Banking
3 31 (13.66%) Front Office
4 18 (7.93%) Investment Banking
5 14 (6.17%) Back Office
6 10 (4.41%) Manufacturing
7 8 (3.52%) Publishing
8 7 (3.08%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.88%) Billing
9 2 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.88%) Games
9 2 (0.88%) Legal
9 2 (0.88%) Marketing
10 1 (0.44%) Advertising
10 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.44%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.44%) French Language
10 1 (0.44%) Prime Brokerage
10 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 204 (89.87%) Developer
2 128 (56.39%) C# Developer
3 116 (51.10%) .NET Developer
4 72 (31.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (14.98%) WinForms Developer
6 29 (12.78%) SQL Developer
7 22 (9.69%) Senior Developer
8 20 (8.81%) C# WPF Developer
8 20 (8.81%) WPF Developer
9 18 (7.93%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (5.29%) C++ Developer
10 12 (5.29%) Senior C# Developer
10 12 (5.29%) Software Developer
11 11 (4.85%) Architect
11 11 (4.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (4.85%) C++/C# Developer
12 10 (4.41%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
12 10 (4.41%) SQL Server Developer
13 9 (3.96%) VB.NET Developer
14 8 (3.52%) C# Developer - Algorithmic Trading
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (79.30%) .NET
2 87 (38.33%) ASP.NET
3 75 (33.04%) .NET Framework
4 73 (32.16%) WPF
5 59 (25.99%) HTML
6 51 (22.47%) CSS
7 41 (18.06%) XML
8 40 (17.62%) WCF
9 37 (16.30%) Entity Framework
10 31 (13.66%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (12.78%) AngularJS
12 28 (12.33%) HTML5
13 25 (11.01%) Web Services
14 23 (10.13%) jQuery
15 21 (9.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 16 (7.05%) REST
16 16 (7.05%) SOAP
17 15 (6.61%) FIX Protocol
18 14 (6.17%) ASP.NET Web API
18 14 (6.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 18 (7.93%) Fixed Income
4 10 (4.41%) Mathematics
5 8 (3.52%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.64%) Equities
6 6 (2.64%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.20%) Swaptions
8 4 (1.76%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.32%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.32%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.32%) Derivative
9 3 (1.32%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.32%) Physics
10 2 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.88%) iPad
10 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.88%) NHS
10 2 (0.88%) Replication
10 2 (0.88%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 82 (36.12%) Windows
2 8 (3.52%) Android
2 8 (3.52%) Windows 10
2 8 (3.52%) Windows 8
3 6 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.20%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.32%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (32.60%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (25.11%) MVC
3 36 (15.86%) TDD
4 32 (14.10%) OO
5 28 (12.33%) Multithreading
6 23 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (9.69%) Unit Testing
8 20 (8.81%) Electronic Trading
8 20 (8.81%) Scrum
9 19 (8.37%) Multithreaded Programming
10 18 (7.93%) Risk Management
11 17 (7.49%) Low Latency
11 17 (7.49%) MVVM
12 16 (7.05%) Software Engineering
13 15 (6.61%) Algorithmic Trading
14 14 (6.17%) BDD
14 14 (6.17%) SDLC
15 13 (5.73%) Market Making
15 13 (5.73%) Performance Optimisation
15 13 (5.73%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 204 (89.87%) C#
2 106 (46.70%) SQL
3 70 (30.84%) JavaScript
4 53 (23.35%) VB.NET
5 49 (21.59%) T-SQL
6 38 (16.74%) VB
7 32 (14.10%) C++
8 19 (8.37%) VB6
9 15 (6.61%) XAML
10 12 (5.29%) PL/SQL
10 12 (5.29%) TypeScript
11 8 (3.52%) ECMAScript
12 6 (2.64%) VBA
13 3 (1.32%) VBScript
14 2 (0.88%) ES6
14 2 (0.88%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.88%) Python
15 1 (0.44%) C++/CLI
15 1 (0.44%) Java
15 1 (0.44%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (5.73%) Degree
2 10 (4.41%) SC Cleared
2 10 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.85%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.20%) WMI
2 1 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 52 (22.91%) Microsoft
2 35 (15.42%) Oracle
3 8 (3.52%) Apple
4 6 (2.64%) DevExpress
4 6 (2.64%) ION Trading
4 6 (2.64%) Reuters
4 6 (2.64%) TIBCO
4 6 (2.64%) Xamarin
5 5 (2.20%) Infragistics
5 5 (2.20%) Misys
5 5 (2.20%) Sophis
5 5 (2.20%) Syncfusion
5 5 (2.20%) Telerik
6 4 (1.76%) Calypso
6 4 (1.76%) SAP
7 2 (0.88%) Murex
7 2 (0.88%) Perforce
8 1 (0.44%) Siemens
8 1 (0.44%) Spiceworks
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